The Resource The death of Jesus, J.M. Coetzee

The death of Jesus, J.M. Coetzee

Label
The death of Jesus
Title
The death of Jesus
Statement of responsibility
J.M. Coetzee
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"After The Childhood of Jesus and The Schooldays of Jesus, the Nobel prize-winning author completes his haunting trilogy with a new masterwork, The Death of Jesus. In Estrella, David has grown to be a tall ten-year-old who is a natural at soccer, and loves kicking a ball around with his friends. His father Simón and Bolívar the dog usually watch while his mother Inés now works in a fashion boutique. David still asks many questions, challenging his parents, and any authority figure in his life. In dancing class at the Academy of Music he dances as he chooses. He refuses to do sums and will not read any books except Don Quixote. One day Julio Fabricante, the director of a nearby orphanage, invites David and his friends to form a proper soccer team. David decides he will leave Simón and Inés to live with Julio, but before long he succumbs to a mysterious illness. In The Death of Jesus, J. M. Coetzee continues to explore the meaning of a world empty of memory but brimming with questions"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coetzee, J. M.
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9369.3.C58
LC item number
D43 2020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Identity (Psychology) in children
  • Guardian and ward
  • Families
  • Soccer stories
  • Children
  • Families
  • Guardian and ward
  • Identity (Psychology) in children
  • Soccer stories
Label
The death of Jesus, J.M. Coetzee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in hardcover in Australia by The Text Publishing Compnay, Melbourne, in 2019" --title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1124866584
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9781984880901
Lccn
2020012110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The death of Jesus, J.M. Coetzee
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in hardcover in Australia by The Text Publishing Compnay, Melbourne, in 2019" --title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1124866584
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9781984880901
Lccn
2020012110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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